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Bayern Munich appoint Nalgesmann as manager

bayern munich appoint nalgesmann as manager

[FILES] Coach Julian Nagelsmann , on March 18, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Amelie QUERFURTH /

German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich have confirmed the appointment of Leipzig manager Julian Nagelsmann as their first-team coach.

“FC Bayern have appointed Julian Nagelsmann as their new head coach,” the club said in a statement on its website.

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“The Bavarian-born 33-year-old will move to Munich from RB Leipzig on 1 July 2021 ahead of the new season, signing a five-year contract with the German record champions until 30 June 2026.

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“This comes after FC Bayern agreed to current head coach Hansi Flick’s request to have his contract terminated on 30 June 2021, two years earlier than its original expiry date.”

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Nagelsmann will replace quadruple-winning manager Hansi Flick who guided Bayern Munich to Bundesliga, Champions League, DFB-Pokal, German super cup, and the FIFA Club World Cup in the 2020/2021 season.



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